December 19, 2011 - 11:42am
At University of Louisville women’s basketball games, I sit where I can watch head coach Jeff Walz. All by himself, he is worth the price of admission. He gets excited. About everything. If basketball is a dance, he is the prima ballerina — arms in the air one moment, hands on hips the next. Lips twisted for a growl. Shouting, shouting, shouting! Yet when U of L made a video of him inviting students to use the school’s new online course-evaluation program, he read from a script.
This article appears in the December 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. **use this link https://www.loumag.com/subscribe.aspx Had the university just let Walz yell at students the way he yells at players during a game, they would have overwhelmed the...
December 16, 2011 - 6:28pm
The game is Saturday, Dec. 17 at 4 p.m. and will be televised on CBS.
Scouting MemphisMemphis, No. 11 in the AP’s preseason poll, dropped out of the top 25 this week with its 76-72 home loss to unbeaten Murray State. The Tigers (5-3) return all five starters from last year’s 25-10 team and was the preseason pick to win Conference USASophomore guard Will...
December 16, 2011 - 6:06pm
The 6'5 Freshman Guard from Conyers, GA., was orginally denied fall admittance at Louisville. However, he eventually met the NCAA eligibity requirments and joined the Louisville Cardinals Basketball Team Wednesday. Who is Kevin Ware and How will he help the Cardinals in 2011-2012 Basketball season? Read and find out.
It's been long awaited, hyped up and discussed endlessly throughout the message boards, sports talks shows, etc. of Louisville Sports.Now the moment is finally here.The highly-touted Freshman, Kevin Ware, a 6'5 guard from Georgia, has officially joined the Louisville Cardinals...
December 9, 2011 - 12:38am
Senior Guard Chris Smith said Rick Pitino's anger was "justified", despite a 90-60 victory vs IUPUI Wednesday night.
It wasn't pretty. It may have not been what Head Coach Rick Pitino hoped for. But, it was simply good enough.The Louisville Cardinals improved to 8-0 after defeating IUPUI Wednesday night, in front of 20,604 in the KFC YUM! Center. Senior Guard, Chris Smith, scored his 1000th point...
December 7, 2011 - 12:27pm
Editor's Letter: The first time I truly understood that I lived in a basketball state was mid-August, when I tuned to a local sports radio show and heard the host and his guest talking about recruiting. Basketball recruiting.
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